“Spoonbenders”

“Spoonbenders”

The novel “Spoonbenders” by Daryl Gregory tells the story of a family of psychics’ who aren’t doing very well. You’d think a bunch of people with supernatural talents could use them to get ahead in life, but the three adult siblings in...
I AM I AM I AM Seventeen Brushes With Death

I AM I AM I AM Seventeen Brushes With Death

Two remarkable poems written in the latter half of the 20th century, Wislawa Szymborska’s “Could Have” and Jane Kenyon’s “Otherwise”, address the shadow life that presses itself against us in every living moment. It could have...
LSD at Princeton: New book blows minds

LSD at Princeton: New book blows minds

A new book, Blowing America’s Mind: A True Story of Princeton, CIA Mind Control, LSD and Zen, documents the experiences of two University alumni who were subjects in LSD and hypnosis experiments at the now-defunct New Jersey Neuro-Psychiatric Institute’s...